Free online music games: Mike Portnoy
Play drums online with Mike Portnoy's drumsticks
Mike Portnoy is best known as the drummer and co-founder of Dream Theater,
the american band of progressive metal music.
He was born on April 20, 1967 in New York, his father who worked as a DJ at a local radio station,
helped him to listen and appreciate music at an early age, having at his disposal an entire collection of LPs.
So Mike Portnoy started to play drums on his own, taking his first
music theory classes in high school. During those years, like most drummers, he began playing in local bands,
recording his first album and earning a scholarship to attend the prestigious Berklee Music College in Boston.
The great drummers who influenced the drumming style of Mike Portnoy are Neil Peart from Rush,
Terry Bozzio, Vinnie Colaiuta, Simon Phillips, John Bonham and Keith Moon, he is known and appreciated
for his speed and absolute precision that make him one of the most virtuous drummers.
Here you can play online the drum set used by Mike Portnoy
with the progressive rock band Transatlantic.
Play drums online with the PC keys paired with elements of Mike Portnoy's virtual drum set, snare drums, toms, cymbals and double bass drum pedal.